Most Popular Titles With Saul Ilson

1. The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour (1967–1970)
60 min | Comedy
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The Smothers Brothers host a comedy variety that would become notorious for its topical satirical humor.

2. Tony Orlando and Dawn (1974–1976)
60 min | Music
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Nineteen-seventies' era comedy/variety television show, starring Tony Orlando (and Dawn).

3. The Danny Kaye Show (1963–1967)
60 min | Comedy, Music
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Primary focus on the multi-talented Kaye - singing and dancing his way through comedy skits and monologues - assisted by semi-regular guests, singers, dancers and orchestra.

4. The King Family Show (1965– )
60 min | Music
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Family-oriented musical variety show featuring the King Sisters and their large, extended musical family, ranging from children to senior citizens.

5. Christmas Carol (1978 TV Movie)
55 min | Comedy, Fantasy
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In this one-man show starring Rich Little, Ebeneezer Scrooge (played by Rich as W.C. Fields) hates Christmas, and it's up to the Ghosts of Christmas Past (played by Rich as Humphrey Bogart)... See full summary »

Writer: Charles Dickens |  Director: Trevor Evans |  Star: Rich Little
6. The Bobby Darin Show (1973– )
60 min | Comedy, Music
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7. For Members Only (1983 TV Movie)
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8. The Summer Brothers Smothers Show (1968– )
60 min | Comedy, Music
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9. Melba (1986– )
30 min | Comedy
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10. The Billy Crystal Comedy Hour (1982– )
60 min | Comedy
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11. Charo and the Sergeant (1976 TV Movie)
30 min | Comedy
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A high-spirited entertainer marries a U.S. Marine sergeant and tries to adapt to life as a military spouse.

Creator: Aaron Ruben |  Director: John Rich |  Stars: Charo, Tom Lester, Noam Pitlik, Dick Van Patten
12. Lynda Carter Special (1980 TV Movie)
Music
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Writer: Saul Ilson |  Director: Stan Harris |  Stars: Lynda Carter, Kenny Rogers, Leo Sayer
13. The Barris Beat (1956– )
30 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show
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14. Love Nest (1975 TV Movie)
30 min | Comedy
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This comedy pilot is the story of the life of a pair of widowed senior citizens who live together in a Florida trailer park.

15. The Doris Mary Anne Kappelhoff Special (1971 TV Special)
60 min | Comedy, Music
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16. What's It All About, World? (1969– )
60 min | Comedy
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This show used satire in discussing American society and more.

17. Carol Channing and Pearl Bailey: On Broadway (1969 TV Movie)
60 min | Musical
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A one night only performance by two theatrical legends.

Writers: Ernest Chambers, Saul Ilson |  Director: Clark Jones |  Stars: Carol Channing, Pearl Bailey
18. Two's Company (1973 TV Movie)
1,973 min | Comedy
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A baseball player tries to balance his playing career with the needs of his wife.

19. The Beatrice Arthur Special (1980 TV Movie)
60 min | Comedy, Music
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20. The Living End (1972 TV Movie)
30 min | Comedy
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A professional football player tries to balance the demands of his career with the needs of his lovely wife.

21. Cross-Canada Hit Parade (1955– )
30 min | Music
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22. Dick Van Dyke Meets Bill Cosby (1970 TV Movie)
Comedy
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Writer: Ernest Chambers |  Director: Bill Foster |  Stars: Bill Cosby, Dick Van Dyke
23. Carol Channing's Mad English Tea Party (1970 TV Movie)
60 min | Comedy, Music
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24. Bedtime Story (1972 TV Movie)
30 min | Comedy
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Epilogue to a comedy special airing earlier in the evening, this comedy sketch program involves the conversations of a husband and a wife as they prepare for bed.

25. Neil Sedaka Steppin' Out (1976 TV Special)
60 min | Music
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26. Arthur Godfrey and the Sounds of New York (1963 TV Movie)
60 min | Comedy, Music
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The Old Redhead and his guests take New York City apart to see what makes it tick (and click, clang and bang, hoot and toot, clatter and chatter). Then they sing it, laugh it, dance it all back together again.

27. Love is... Barbara Eden (1972 TV Movie)
60 min | Music, Comedy, Romance
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The subject is Love and Barbara Eden is the star of an hour of song, comedy, and romance looking at the many kinds of Love in music.

28. Ver-r-r-ry Interesting (1971 TV Movie)
60 min | Comedy
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31. The Bobby Darin Show (1973– )
Episode: Bobby Darin in Concert (1973)
60 min | Comedy, Music
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Writers: Saul Ilson, Alan Thicke |  Star: Peggy Lee
34. The King Family Show (1965– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1965)
60 min | Music
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Director: Marc Breaux
36. The King Family Show (1965– )
Episode: Episode #1.10 (1965)
60 min | Music
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Director: Marc Breaux
37. Tony Orlando and Dawn (1974–1976)
Episode: Episode #1.11 (1975)
60 min | Music
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39. The King Family Show (1965– )
Episode: Episode #1.11 (1965)
60 min | Music
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Director: Marc Breaux
41. The King Family Show (1965– )
Episode: Episode #1.12 (1965)
60 min | Music
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Director: Marc Breaux
43. The King Family Show (1965– )
Episode: Episode #1.13 (1965)
60 min | Music
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Director: Marc Breaux
45. The King Family Show (1965– )
Episode: Episode #1.14 (1965)
60 min | Music
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After a 1-week hiatus, the show returned to the air on May 1st. During the April 17th show, family patriarch William King Driggs Sr suffered a fatal heart attack while backstage. As a result, the April 24th episode was canceled.

Director: Marc Breaux
46. The Danny Kaye Show (1963–1967)
Episode: Episode #1.14 (1963)
60 min | Comedy, Music
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Danny welcomes guests Nat 'King' Cole, Mary Tyler Moore and the singing Clinger Sisters. Sketches include a parody of "The Student Prince" and another featuring Danny and Mary playing wealthy socialites.

48. Tony Orlando and Dawn (1974–1976)
Episode: Episode #1.15 (1975)
60 min | Music
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49. The King Family Show (1965– )
Episode: Episode #1.15 (1965)
60 min | Music
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Director: Marc Breaux